SOURCE: Triumfant

August 12, 2014 08:50 ET

Triumfant Appoints Greg Wessel as Vice President of Operations

NSA Veteran Brings Decades of Experience in Network Operations to Triumfant to Lead Security Operations Center

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwired - Aug 12, 2014) - Triumfant, provider of intelligent, precision-based security monitoring, detection and remediation for advanced threats on the endpoint, today announced it has named Greg Wessel as Vice President of Operations. In his role, Wessel will be responsible for running the Triumfant Security Operations Center for its monitored service offering and overseeing the installation of new customers at Triumfant.

"Triumfant's unique, precision-based monitoring, detection and remediation offering is revolutionizing endpoint security by providing unmatched defenses against today's most sophisticated and advanced attacks," explains Wessel. "I'm looking forward to leading the team in their continued pursuit of closing key gaps in IT security and solving the equation for comprehensive, effective endpoint protection."

With more than 37 years of intelligence experience working for the National Security Agency (NSA), Wessel has extensive knowledge of computer network operations, including computer network defense, computer network exploits and attacks. Prior to joining Triumfant, Wessel served as Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Cyber Technical Director, where he was responsible for developing and driving the technical vision for SIGINT cyber technical initiatives. In that position, he also advised the Associate Deputy Director for Cyber and the portfolio managers on technical issues related to Cyber that were strategically, financially and/or operationally relevant to the SIGINT Directorate.

During his time with the NSA, Wessel held several technical executive leadership positions and was responsible for the development and implementation of numerous networking technologies and methodologies. He also provided security analysis, evaluations and guidance on strategic cyber initiatives, and worked with a number of corporate entities and academia to develop more effective partnerships and cyber technical relationships.

"Greg brings an obvious wealth of knowledge and technical expertise to the Triumfant team," said John Prisco, CEO of Triumfant. "His deep understanding of network operations makes him an obvious choice to fill the role of VP of Operations. We are already leveraging his 37 years of experience to help advance and scale the distribution of our unique monitored service solution."

About Triumfant
 
Triumfant provides companies and government entities worldwide with continuous protection from advanced malware threats. Applying mathematical theory, patented analytics and precision-remediation capabilities, Triumfant offers the best protection available at the most vulnerable location -- the endpoint -- enabling organizations to prevent, detect and respond quickly to sophisticated attacks that bypass traditional signature-based tools. Without lockdown, forklift upgrades, signatures or prior knowledge of any kind, Triumfant stops a breach before it becomes a full-scale attack, then automatically repairs the machine and all of the collateral damage within minutes of the attack. When inevitable attacks happen, large enterprises trust Triumfant to quickly recover and prevent loss without any disruption to the business. Start every day with your endpoints secure, compliant and audit ready, visit http://www.triumfant.com or follow Triumfant on Twitter and YouTube.

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